Covid-19 - understanding the operational and reputational risks to businesses

11 March 2020

As COVID-19 continues to dominate headlines, businesses are wanting help to understand both the operational and reputational risks they are likely to face. To address this, Schillings is collaborating with Unity and Vigo Communications to offer comprehensive advice. Schillings partner Amy Pope, who served as Deputy Homeland Security Advisor to President Obama during the Ebola outbreak, will lead a webinar discussion on 17 March.

The 30-minute webinar will feature insights and guidance from the team including an assessment of the current situation, likely risks and guidance on formulating policies and procedures, messaging, leadership and the importance of body language, and finally, the critical human dimension and role of behavioural science in navigating the best path.

To register for the webinar please visit:

The team is led by Amy Pope, Partner at Schillings and former Deputy Homeland Security advisor to the Obama administration during the Ebola outbreak, Patrick d’Ancona, MD of Vigo, a veteran in corporate advisory and crisis comms, and Gerry Hopkinson, CEO & Founder of Unity, a leading brand reputation consultancy.

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